In this case the 'Load Source' is in fact the tape.

For some VTLs you cannot IPL from a 'library' it must be defined as a 'Tape Drive' (Cybernetics for one.)

- DrF

On 11/23/2021 9:20 AM, Rob Berendt wrote:
I have the tape the BRMS report says to load up in a drive on the VTL media library.

C2004130 - Waiting for retry. A valid load source device was not found.
C2003150 - Sending ISL command to bus unit

Double checked:
IPL Source: D
Key Lock Position: Manual
Tagged I/O devices for this partition profile are detailed below.
Load source: Client SCSI Slot 391
Alternate restart device: Client Fibre Channel Slot 209

VIOS12 lpar has
Adapter ID Adapter Type Remote Adapter ID Remote Partition Name(ID)

Why is it looking for a load source on a D IPL?

Rob Berendt
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